The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had IT Security Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Security Consultant
Rank 199 213 225
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Security Consultant 15 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.14% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 7
Median salary £57,500 £55,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.07% +100.90%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +30.95%
IT Security Consultant
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4283 4874 5611
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.18% 95.85% 95.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3422 3771 3878
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Security Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured IT Security Consultant in the job title.

IT Security Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IT Security Consultant
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the Berkshire region.

IT Security Consultant Salary Trend in Berkshire

IT Security Consultant
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

IT Security Consultant Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IT Security Consultant
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Security Consultant within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 13 £57,500 +13.86%
IT Security Consultant
South East

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT Security Consultant job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring IT Security Consultant in the job title.

1 16 (59.26%) PKI
1 16 (59.26%) Cybersecurity
2 15 (55.56%) Firewall
3 14 (51.85%) SIEM
4 11 (40.74%) Finance
5 10 (37.04%) Information Security
5 10 (37.04%) Identity Management
5 10 (37.04%) Banking
6 9 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
6 9 (33.33%) Data Protection
6 9 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
6 9 (33.33%) Presales
6 9 (33.33%) Fraud Detection
6 9 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
7 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
8 7 (25.93%) CISSP
9 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture
10 5 (18.52%) B2B
10 5 (18.52%) CISA
10 5 (18.52%) CISM
10 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (18.52%) Email Filtering
10 5 (18.52%) Web Filtering
11 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
11 4 (14.81%) Intel Security
11 4 (14.81%) Windows
11 4 (14.81%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (11.11%) Regular Expression

IT Security Consultant Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (55.56%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 10 (37.04%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.70%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (59.26%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) CESG
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
1 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (51.85%) SIEM
3 10 (37.04%) Identity Management
3 10 (37.04%) Information Security
4 9 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 9 (33.33%) Fraud Detection
4 9 (33.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 9 (33.33%) Presales
4 9 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 9 (33.33%) Threat Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Security Architecture
6 5 (18.52%) B2B
6 5 (18.52%) Email Filtering
6 5 (18.52%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (18.52%) Web Filtering
7 1 (3.70%) Data Security
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (3.70%) Security Management
7 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 3 (11.11%) Python
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) CISSP
3 5 (18.52%) CISA
3 5 (18.52%) CISM
4 2 (7.41%) CCSA
4 2 (7.41%) CCSE
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) MCSE
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.70%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Intel Security
2 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft